The Effects of the Shutdown

The Effects of the Shutdown

The longest federal shutdown in American history just ended days ago, and the threat of a sequel looms just over the horizon. And while most Americans won’t feel direct long term effects from it, the devastation it wrought on over one million federal workers was...
Limits of Philanthropy

Limits of Philanthropy

These days, it seems as if every newly minted billionaire follows a preordained set of rules; one major tenet of their philosophy is to start giving away some of their fortune. Author J.K. Rowling, for instance, crept down to millionaire status because she gave away...